Speeches

The Ombudsman is often asked to speak at conventions, symposiums and other similar events. 

Here is a sample of the speeches given on various topics—such as the quality of public services, eldercare and care for people with mental disorders, or independent police investigations—by Ombudsperson Raymonde Saint-Germain or by the Deputy Ombudspersons.

  1. December 2 2011

    Ombudsperson Raymonde Saint-Germain – Observatoire international de la santé et des services sociaux: Impact of compartmentalization and working in silos on the respect of user rights in the health and social services sector.

  2. September 29 2011

    Ombudsperson Raymonde Saint-Germain – Press conference: Presentation of findings.

  3. September 26 2011

    Ombudsperson Raymonde Saint-Germain, 18th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council – Round table on the theme of actions undertaken by different institutions and the perspectives of implementing the United Nations resolution on the role of the Ombudsman: The digest is a project based on partnership with and including the contribution of all institutions belonging to the AOMF.

  4. March 15 2011

    Ombudsperson Raymonde Saint-Germain before the Committee on Health and Social Services: Should we invest in developing the structure and expertise of boards of directors or should we strengthen the management capacity of all accountable actors, from the Department to institutions?